The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Banbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 4 12 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 12.90% 14.63% 31.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 80.00% 50.00% 90.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 27
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,150 £22,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,700 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Banbury region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Banbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5 24 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 16.13% 29.27% 34.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5 23 30
Average salary £39,500 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.05% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Banbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Banbury

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Banbury region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Banbury

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Banbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Banbury region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Banbury

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Banbury

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Banbury region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) MS Office
2 6 (42.86%) Workflow
3 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 4 (28.57%) Time Management
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) ERP
5 3 (21.43%) Internet
6 2 (14.29%) C#
6 2 (14.29%) Java
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 2 (14.29%) SLA
6 2 (14.29%) Sage
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (14.29%) Finance
6 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (14.29%) Degree
6 2 (14.29%) QA
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
7 1 (7.14%) HTML

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Banbury region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) VoIP
2 1 (7.14%) SMTP
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JUnit
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
1 1 (7.14%) TestNG
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.14%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Applications Support
2 3 (21.43%) Implementation Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Programmer
3 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) IT Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Junior
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) LAMP
3 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
3 1 (7.14%) jQuery
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Workflow
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 4 (28.57%) Time Management
3 3 (21.43%) ERP
4 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
3 1 (7.14%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Sage
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) SAP